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The Public Intellectual Life of Elmhurst University

Tuesday, September 12, 2023
11:45 a.m. - 1:45 p.m.
Schaible Science Center, Illinois Hall

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A panel of distinguished Elmhurst University faculty considers the elements—in particular, the University’s vibrant intercultural and religious lectures—that invigorate the campus’s public intellectual life.

How does Elmhurst’s public intellectual life enhance the student experience and enrich the greater community, and how can we further its reach?

Faculty Panelists:

  • Josh VanArsdall, Associate Chair and Associate Professor, Psychology
  • Lawrence Brown, Assistant Professor, Business and Economics; Director, MBA Program
  • Mary Kay Mulvaney, Professor, English; Director, Honors Program
  • Theresa Robinson, Associate Professor, Education; Director, Noyce PRIDE STEM Teacher Scholars Program; Program Director, Secondary Education
  • Katrina Sifferd, Professor, Philosophy; Genevieve Staudt Endowed Chair


  • Bruce King, Vice President for Equity and Inclusion
  • Dean Pribbenow, Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the Faculty

Hosted by the Office of the Chaplain
Admission is free but reservations are encouraged.


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